Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Stirrups

17th century
Iron, copper alloy, leather
Overall H. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); H. of arch 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm); Gr. W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); W. of tread 5 7/8 in. (15 cm); Wt. of #cc 3 lbs (1360 g); Wt. of #dd 2 lbs. 13 oz. (1275.7 g).
Equestrian Equipment-Stirrups
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.708cc, dd
Not on view
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